Articles about the winery

edible Capital District - Feb 2020

Galway Rock Carves Out Wine in a Hard Place


When considering the great wine destinations of the world (Napa, the Yarra Valley, Bordeaux, Tuscany), Ballston Lake is hardly on the tip of the average oenophile’s tongue. But Galway Rock Vineyard isn’t necessarily interested in drawing accolades from Wine Spectator and hordes of grape aficionados from far and wide (at least at this point). Read more..

Albany Business Review - June 2019

Biz Eats: New winery opening in Saratoga County

By   – Reporter, Albany Business Review –

Imagine sipping a nice glass of Merlot with views of rolling hills while noshing on a cheese plate.

No, you’re not in California — it’s upstate New York.

A new winery tasting room, Galway Rock Vineyard and Winery, is opening at 998 Saratoga Rd. in Ballston Lake this month. The tasting room will offer wines made with New York grapes from the Finger Lakes and Long Island, as well as Saratoga Sparkling Co. wines made prosecco-style.  Read more…

Saratoga Living - June 2019

Ballston Lake’s Galway Rock Vineyard & Winery To Open New Tasting Room This Weekend

Saratoga County wine lovers will have a brand-new way of trying some of New York State’s top wines this weekend. Galway Rock Vineyard & Winery, on Saratoga Road in Ballston Lake, will be celebrating the grand opening of its brand-new tasting room this Saturday, June 22. Though a private ribbon-cutting was held on June 20, this weekend will be the public’s first chance to soak in the flavor of the winery’s relaxing, new tasting space. “It has a beautiful patio that overlooks the mountains of Vermont,” says Kate Taylor.  Read more…